Caring 4 Kids and Teens Fall 2019, Summerlin Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

Caring for Kids and Teens Magazine Fall 2019 (September)

Caring for Kids and Teens is a comprehensive online publication that offers health information, safety tips and other information that can help enhance the health and well-being of children in Summerlin and the Las Vegas area.

In This Issue:
Father and son making food together
Fall 2019 (September)

Food for Thought

It's important to instill healthy eating habits in your kids. Here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Mother and daughter sitting together in park setting
Fall 2019 (September)

Expecting the Unexpected

When Cheryl Chitupatham went into labor nearly three months early, her doctor sent her to Summerlin Hospital. Her daughter was born weighing just two pounds, 15 ounces.
Child hugging a teddy bear in a hospital bed
Fall 2019 (September)

Your Child Needs Surgery ... Now What?

Pediatric surgeons treat and manage a wide range of children’s surgical needs. Dr. Cristina Metildi shares her insights on what to expect before, during and after your child’s surgery.
Group of teens sitting outside together
Fall 2019 (September)

Essential Life Skills for 16-Year-Olds

Whether your teen is prepping for college or planning some other adventure, having these basic skills will help them launch independent lives.
Older man holding a newborn as health care worker looks on
Fall 2019 (September)

Volunteer Cuddlers Comfort Tiny Patients

Cuddlers provide extra attention for babies in the NICU when their parents aren’t able to be there.
Child cancer patient wearing bandana, smiling holding a teddy bear
Fall 2019 (September)

Telling Their Story ... One Bead at a Time

Children’s Medical Center launches Beads of Courage® program.